Jul-Aug: 2.30pm and 4pm; rest of year: Wed, weekends, Bank Hols and school hols 2.30pm and 4pm - closed 1 Jan, 25 Dec
This copper source, mined from 1862 to 1917, has been converted into a mining museum. Sporting a hard hat, you will discover the work carried out by the miners from Piedmont, Italy and a fine collection of minerals from all over the world. Light and sound effects are part of the decor. A video projection in tells you more about the transformation of ores and the various uses of copper.